In the Shadow of Moloch: The Sacrifice of Children and Its Impact on Western Religions

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Columbia University Press, 1992 - Religion - 347 pages
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Contents

Acknowledgments
1
Sacrificial Infanticide and the Development
15
three Myth and Monotheism
66
five From the Sacrifice of Isaac to the Sacrifice of Christ
116
seven Pagan Christian and Racial AntiSemitism
164
The Psychoanalytic View
219
ten Freuds Understanding of the Oedipus Complex
244
Bibliography
317
Index
329
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About the author (1992)

Irwin Epstein has held research positions at Mobilization for Youth and the Institute of labor and Industrial Realtions at the University of Michigan, where he is currently professor of social work. Together with Dr. Tripodi and Dr. P. Fellin, he coauthored Social Program Evaluation and Social Workers at Work.Tony Tripodi is professor of social work at the university of Michigan and is a member of the Editorial Board of Evaluation and Program Planning. He is the author of Uses and Abuses of Social Research.

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